Once again, grassroot feminists who promote Palestinian human rights are concerned that a hostile environment is promoted by the organizers of WMLA — whether inadvertently, or not — by the choice of featured speakers, major donors, and major partners.
Ron Fox: Was he rude and vulgar? Sure. But most voters are not enamored of someone who speaks like an academic (especially after 8 years of President Obama), probably know and love at least one person who’s rude or vulgar themselves, and are more interested in deeds and words.
Adam Smith: How can residents of Los Angeles take seriously a board tasked with civilian oversight when it’s president sits on the board of a foundation that gives money to a group that exists solely to provide funds and equipment unencumbered by city budget oversight to the Los Angeles Police Department?
Dahlia Ferlito: We invite you to attend a community Town Hall Meeting on January 23, 2018 at Los Angeles Community Action Network, 838 East 6th St. Los Angeles, CA 90021 at 12PM to meet with all families and concerned constituents in a public forum to address the petition demands.
To protest the continued existence of this infamous detention center, Interfaith Communities United for Justice and Peace (ICUJP) will hold its seventh annual Close Guantanamo protest in front of the Downtown Los Angeles Federal Building at 300 N. Los Angeles St. (90012) on Thursday, January 11, 2018, the 16th anniversary of the opening of Guantanamo.
According to a lawsuit filed by the ACLU SoCal and Perkins Coie, Carrillo was targeted because he was born in Mexico and otherwise didn’t show up in immigration databases.
Karen Bernal and Norman Solomon: Rather than addressing topics beyond the control of the Democratic Party (whether FBI Director Comey, Russia, misogyny of some voters, etc.), this Autopsy focuses on some key factors that have been significantly under the party’s control.
The World Premiere of the new Trump-Stole-It post-election edition of Greg Palast’s hit film, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy—The Case of the Stolen Election at the Left Coast Forum.
This will be a discussion about the overwhelming historical precedence for increase and deepening of homelessness and housing insecure populations during the Olympics over the past 100+ years.
Statistics prove that when media is female made, when the stories are told and created by women, the percentages of enlightened female characters emerge, female characters are empowered, and the effect of watching these films has an effect around the world.
Workers, oppressed people and democratic forces must build political organization and a party that represents our interests against the dominant ruling class Democratic and Republican parties. Develop grassroots strategy and examine successful developments around the country.
ach week, the editor’s of LA Progressive pick what they regard as a particularly insightful comment from one of our readers, both to draw attention to one particular reader’s thoughts and to encourage more readers to weigh in with their opinions. This week’s pithy “Feedback Friday” response comes from Isabelle, who commented on Gretchen Kelly’s “Dear […]